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Regions Bank Names Kate Danella Head of Strategic Planning and Corporate Development; Leslie Carter-Prall Tapped to Lead Private Wealth Management

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Regions
Bank
today announced it has named Kate Danella head of Strategic
Planning and Corporate Development. In this expanded role, Danella will
lead a team responsible for enterprise-wide strategic planning; mergers,
acquisitions and divestitures; and corporate development. Danella will
report directly to President and CEO John Turner.

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Kate Danella, Regions Bank (Photo: Business Wire)

Kate Danella, Regions Bank (Photo: Business Wire)

"This is an exciting time for our company as we identify opportunities
to make banking easier for our customers, operate more effectively and
continue to invest in the communities we serve," said John Turner,
Regions President and CEO. "Kate brings a strong background in strategy,
customer service, team building and creative thinking to this important
role. Under her leadership, Regions will work collaboratively across the
company and with external stakeholders to create shared value for our
customers, associates, communities and shareholders."

Danella most recently served as head of Private Wealth Management, a
division of the Regions Wealth Management Group serving high-net-worth
individuals and families. Tenured wealth executive Leslie Carter-Prall
will succeed Danella as head of Private Wealth Management and will
report to Bill Ritter, head of Regions Wealth Management. Carter-Prall
was most recently Private Wealth Management Central Region Executive.

"We are fortunate to have a seasoned professional like Leslie to lead
the Private Wealth Management team," said Bill Ritter, head of Wealth
Management for Regions. "Leslie's industry experience spans more than 25
years, and her background and strong leadership skills will support our
efforts to meet our clients' unique financial needs through personalized
service and local expertise."

Kate Danella biographical information

Kate Danella is Executive Vice President and head of Strategic Planning
and Corporate Development. Danella joined Regions in July 2015 as the
Wealth Strategy and Effectiveness Executive, responsible for overseeing
the development and implementation of business strategies across the
Regions Wealth Management Group. She was named head of Private Wealth
Management in May 2016, leading a team of Private Wealth Management
professionals providing banking, trust and investment management
services to affluent and high-net-worth individuals and families. Prior
to joining Regions, Danella served for 13 years as vice president for
Capital Group Companies, a global wealth management organization
managing more than $1.4 trillion in assets. During her career at Capital
Group, she was a senior sales and service leader for Capital's
institutional business, senior marketing leader for the global marketing
organization, and strategy and business manager for the American Funds
mutual fund business. A native of Tuscaloosa, Ala., Danella earned a
Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School. She also
holds degrees from the University of Cambridge as well as Vanderbilt
University.

Leslie Carter-Prall biographical information

Leslie Carter-Prall is Executive Vice President and head of Regions
Private Wealth Management, responsible for leading a team of Private
Wealth Management professionals providing banking, trust and investment
management services to affluent and high-net-worth individuals and
families across Regions' 15-state footprint. She previously served as
Private Wealth Management Central Region Executive. Carter-Prall's
industry experience spans more than 25 years and includes branch
management and bank operations, sales and marketing, commercial banking
and wealth management. She joined Regions in 1991 and previously served
as Indiana Area President. Before that, she was Area Wealth Executive
for Private Wealth Management over Indiana and Illinois. She also served
as Consumer Banking Executive, as well as director of Consumer,
Mortgage, Private Banking and Treasury Management for the area.
Carter-Prall is a native of Scottsburg, Ind., and is a graduate of
Indiana University's Kelley School of Business in Bloomington, Ind.

About Regions Financial Corporation

Regions Financial Corporation (NYSE:RF), with $125 billion in assets, is
a member of the S&P 500 Index and is one of the nation's largest
full-service providers of consumer and commercial banking, wealth
management, and mortgage products and services. Regions serves customers
across the South, Midwest and Texas, and through its subsidiary, Regions
Bank, operates approximately 1,500 banking offices and 2,000 ATMs.
Additional information about Regions and its full line of products and
services can be found at www.regions.com.

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